Jun
23
Sat
NCMA Summer Concerts Series: Mandolin Orange @ NC Museum of Art
Jun 23 @ 8:00 pm
NCMA Summer Concerts Series: Mandolin Orange @ NC Museum of Art | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

The website All Music says the Chapel Hill–based folk duoMandolin Orange draws “from wells both old and new, offering up a heady mix of bluegrass, gospel, folk, country, and pop that invokes the earthy timelessness (and effortless harmonies) of Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, the sweet unpredictability of Nickel Creek, and the rich, gothic Americana of The Civil Wars.”

The duo’s 2013 album This Side of Jordan was named by NPR Music as one of the year’s top 10 folk and Americana albums. Ever since they’ve been building a devoted following, performing on big stages at Bonnaroo and Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheater, and opening for the Avett Brothers’ 2017 New Year’s Eve show at PNC Arena. Their most recent release, Blindfaller, features a full-band sound and has garnered praise from critics throughout the land.

Jul
6
Fri
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

First Friday is a free self-guided tour of downtown’s cutting edge cultural hot spots. Local art galleries, art studios, alternative art venues, and museums stay open late the first Friday of every month to welcome thousands of art-seeking enthusiasts downtown.

 

Jul
10
Tue
City of Raleigh Museum Storytime Tuesday @ City of Raleigh Museum
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
City of Raleigh Museum Storytime Tuesday @ City of Raleigh Museum | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month.

The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with a new monthly themes, stories, museum exploration and a project for the kids.

Jul
21
Sat
Pop-Up Raleigh Monthly Market @ Trophy Brewing & Taproom
Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pop-Up Raleigh Monthly Market @ Trophy Brewing & Taproom | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Pop-Up Raleigh is downtown Raleigh’s original monthly vintage market. We offer vintage collectors and art lovers a place to shop and sip at Trophy Brewing & Taproom on Maywood Avenue. This beautiful building, near the NC State Farmer’s Market, has both indoor and outdoor spaces for tents, dress racks, tables and bins of unusual finds. Hungry? Our fabulous hosting partner, Trophy, will curate a wonderful parade of food trucks for each market, complimented by their tasty signature beers.

Downtown Raleigh Craft Beer and Food Adventure @ Seaboard Station
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm
Downtown Raleigh Craft Beer and Food Adventure @ Seaboard Station | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Combining some hidden gems in Raleigh’s Person St and Seaboard Station areas featuring beer with some food pairings for a fun afternoon experience. Downtown Raleigh Food & Craft Beer Adventure Tour- On this leisurely walk through the downtown streets in the Person St and Seaboard Station areas you’ll be pausing several times for sample tastings of featured beers combined with some food pairings and personal insights from a cross-section of this area’s hidden gems. you’ll visit 5 different local establishments that will strike your fancy enough to make an extended return visit at a later date.

Aug
3
Fri
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

First Friday is a free self-guided tour of downtown’s cutting edge cultural hot spots. Local art galleries, art studios, alternative art venues, and museums stay open late the first Friday of every month to welcome thousands of art-seeking enthusiasts downtown.

 

Aug
13
Mon
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants
Aug 13 all-day
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

It’s time for another delicious chance to check out all the amazing restaurants Downtown Raleigh has to offer during Downtown Raleigh Restaurant week! Select restaurants will offer special menus for dinner and a few will have lunch deals as well. See all the details and list of participating restaurants at GoDowntownRaleigh.com.

Aug
14
Tue
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants
Aug 14 all-day
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

It’s time for another delicious chance to check out all the amazing restaurants Downtown Raleigh has to offer during Downtown Raleigh Restaurant week! Select restaurants will offer special menus for dinner and a few will have lunch deals as well. See all the details and list of participating restaurants at GoDowntownRaleigh.com.

City of Raleigh Museum Storytime Tuesday @ City of Raleigh Museum
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
City of Raleigh Museum Storytime Tuesday @ City of Raleigh Museum | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month.

The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with a new monthly themes, stories, museum exploration and a project for the kids.

Aug
15
Wed
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants
Aug 15 all-day
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week August 13-19, 2018 @ Participating Restaurants | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

It’s time for another delicious chance to check out all the amazing restaurants Downtown Raleigh has to offer during Downtown Raleigh Restaurant week! Select restaurants will offer special menus for dinner and a few will have lunch deals as well. See all the details and list of participating restaurants at GoDowntownRaleigh.com.